Obituaries for August 17

Linda Ann Derasin, 70, of Pahoa died Aug. 5 at Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home. She was born in Paia, Maui. Visitation 9-10:30 a.m. (Aug. 24) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Prayer service at 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Hawaii Veterans Cemetery No. 2. Casual attire. Survived by husband, Clarence “Choppy” Derasin of Pahoa; sons, Douglas (Jetta) Derasin of Phoenix, Radford (Valerie) Derasin, Christopher Derasin and Craig Derasin of Pahoa; daughter, Mona Lisa (Will) Tolentino of Utah; brothers, Anthony Louis, James (Janet) Louis and Robert Louis of Maui; sister, Rosemarie Saito of Maui; nine grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Jacklyn Ann Miyasaki, 71, of Hilo died Aug. 3 at Hawaii Care Choices Pohai Malama Care Center. Born in St. Louis, she was a homemaker. Visitation 4-5 p.m. Friday (Aug. 24) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Memorial service at 5 p.m. Casual attire. Survived by husband, Edwin Miyasaki of Hilo; son, Richard (Annamarie) Miyasaki of San Jose, Calif.; daughter, Debbie (John) Braasch of Salinas, Calif.; sister, Barbara Osentowski of Livermore, Calif.; sister-in-law, Violet Machida of Honolulu; a grandson; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

ADVERTISING


James Kenneth Moniz, 82, of Hilo died July 20 at home. Born on Oahu, he was a retired Hawaii Police Department lieutenant. Visitation 4-5 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 21) at Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Prayer service at 5 p.m. Casual attire; lei welcome. Survived by companion, Sharon Milar of Hilo; sons, Kenneth (Roberta) Moniz of Volcano and James Moniz of Hilo; daughter, Jennifer (Craig) Long of Kona; daughter-in-law, Charmaine Moniz of California; hanai son, Jon (Debbie) Milar of Arizona; hanai daughter, Trisha (Jeffrey) Leong of Nevada; brothers, Robert (Mary) Moniz of Kohala and Eugene (Tani) Moniz of Kailua, Oahu; sister, Dorothy Ventura of Honolulu; sister-in-law, Vickie Moniz of Idaho; 19 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Peter Joseph Pedro Jr., 66, of Hilo died July 13 at Hilo Medical Center. Born in Honolulu, he was a U.S. Army veteran. Private services held on Molokai. Survived by father, Peter Joseph (Janet Haruko) Pedro Sr. of Molokai; mother, Rachel Lahela Kaimihana of Kaneohe, Oahu; son, Richard Aloha Mendiola-Pedro of Hilo; daughter, Mary Petra “Kehau” Pedro of Hilo; brothers, Detreck Abraham of Hauula, Oahu, Frederick Pedro of Alaska and Wesley Pedro of Hauula; sisters, Rachel Mainatta Makaila of Kaneohe, Oahu, and Sandra Beatty of Utah; four grandchildren; aunts, uncles and cousins. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

ADVERTISING


Constantino Salvador Sr., 86, of Kapaau died July 12. Born in Kohala, he was a cook. Visitation 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Mass at 10 a.m. Online condolences: ballardfamilymortuaries.com. Survived by sons, Ned Salvador and Constantino (Sue) Salvador Jr. of Kohala, George (Michelle) Salvador of Kauai; daughters, Beverly (Simeon) Sol, Juliette (Paul) Ishikuro and Joleen (Harold) Perez of Kohala; brothers, Bartolome Salvador of Waianae, Oahu, and Roger Salvador of Appleton, Wis.; sisters, Florence Arceo of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., and Mary Ann Guterries of Kohala; 17 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild; numerous hanai sons, daughters, nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Ballard Family Mortuary.

Koshi Tomono, 100, of Honaunau died July 8 at Captain Cook Care Home. Born in Olaa, he was a self-employed farmer and member of Fukuoka Kenjin Kai, Honaunau Kumiai No. 3 and Hawaii Farm Bureau. Private services held. No koden (monetary gifts). Survived by sons, Stanley (Renee) Tomono of Honaunau and Harvey (Emy) Tomono of Hilo; daughters, Jeanette Tomono of Capain Cook, Susan (Dean) Nakagawa of Seattle and Diane Tomono of Kealakekua; brothers, Teruo Tomono of Miyagi, Japan, and Yukio (Adeline) Tomono of Los Angeles; sister, Marilyn Fujikawa of Honolulu; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and several cousins. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Star-Advertiser's TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email hawaiiwarriorworld@staradvertiser.com.